Speaker

Rebecca Thomas

Director - Impact Investing, Social Ventures Australia

 Rebecca Thomas

Rebecca is a Director in Social Ventures Australia’s Impact Investing team.  She leads the investment of the Social Impact Investment Trust, a $70m social impact investment mandate that SVA manage on behalf of HESTA.  Rebecca has over 15 years of investment experience having previously worked in a range of financial institutions in the UK and Australia.

Rebecca’s work at SVA is focussed primarily on the housing sector and she has worked on a variety of housing investments in the social, affordable, disability and aged care markets. Rebecca has strong knowledge of housing investment models and has in depth expertise in structuring and raising capital across a range of instruments to successfully fund housing projects.

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Thursday 29 August 2019
11.00am – 12.30pm

Civica Think Tank

Social Impact Investment

Quick fire presentations will help build the case for social impact investment to drive the delivery of affordable housing. A series of case studies will examine social impact bonds in action across Australia and what can be learned as industry and providers look to expand this investment model. This session is spo... view